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The Resource Mercy : the incredible story of Henry Bergh, founder of the ASPCA and friend to animals, written by Nancy Furstinger ; with illustrations by Vicent Desjardins

Mercy : the incredible story of Henry Bergh, founder of the ASPCA and friend to animals, written by Nancy Furstinger ; with illustrations by Vicent Desjardins

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Mercy : the incredible story of Henry Bergh, founder of the ASPCA and friend to animals
Title
Mercy
Title remainder
the incredible story of Henry Bergh, founder of the ASPCA and friend to animals
Statement of responsibility
written by Nancy Furstinger ; with illustrations by Vicent Desjardins
Title variation
Henry Bergh
Title variation remainder
America's first animal advocate
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the life of the animal activist, describing his work in nineteenth-century New York to bring attention to the cruel treatment of animals, the intial opposition that he faced from the public, and his founding of the ASPCA in 1866
Summary
Presents the life of the animal activist, describing his work in nineteenth-century New York to bring attention to the cruel treatment of animals, the initial opposition that he faced, and his founding of the ASPCA in 1866
Tone
Writing style
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10482066
Cataloging source
DLC
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Furstinger, Nancy
Dewey number
  • 179.3092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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1140
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Desjardins, Vincent
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bergh, Henry
  • Animal rights activists
  • Animal welfare
  • Illustrated books
  • Animal rights activists
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the incredible story of Henry Bergh, founder of the ASPCA and friend to animals
Label
Mercy : the incredible story of Henry Bergh, founder of the ASPCA and friend to animals, written by Nancy Furstinger ; with illustrations by Vicent Desjardins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 178 pages
Isbn
9780544650312
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015006942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), photographs, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)904047431
Label
Mercy : the incredible story of Henry Bergh, founder of the ASPCA and friend to animals, written by Nancy Furstinger ; with illustrations by Vicent Desjardins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 178 pages
Isbn
9780544650312
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015006942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), photographs, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)904047431

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